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Marshmallow Pretzel Bars with M&Ms (No Bake!)

Looking for a delicious holiday treat you can make in just a few minutes? Try these M&M marshmallow pretzel bars! No baking required.

Marshmallow Pretzel Bars with M&Ms (No Bake!)

I don’t know about you, but I’m a big fan of treats that are no bake. Treats that are delicious. Treats that come together in just a few minutes. And that’s exactly what these pretzel bars are! Are they a cookie – are they a dessert?

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They’re a little bit of a both. These bars combine the best of sweet and salty with a bit of chocolate (in the M&Ms) for good measure. Keep reading to learn how to make these easy and yummy marshmallow pretzel bars!

Marshmallow Christmas Treats

Ingredients:

  • 3 cups crushed pretzels
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 5 ounces marshmallows
  • 3/4 cup mini M&Ms, divided

Directions:

Marshmallows, crushed pretzels, and M&Ms

Grease an 8 x 8 square baking pan and set aside.

Add butter and marshmallows in a microwave safe bowl. Microwave for two minutes or until marshmallows are fluffy and double their size. Stir until butter is completely melted.

Stirring M&Ms and pretzel pieces into melted marshmallows

Pour in crushed pretzels and 1/2 cup mini m&ms. Stir well to coat mixture.

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Spoon into prepared pan and press with greased fingers. Top with additional 1/4 cup m&ms.

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Let set and cut into bars. Now is your chance to wrap these pretzel bars up for gifting. Or put them in a Tupperware container and hide them in the pantry so that they are all yours.

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**If you double this recipe, you can easily put it into a 9 x 13 pan. You’ll only need 3 tablespoons of butter if you double this recipe.

christmas treats made with marshmallows and m&ms

Make a bunch of these pretzel bars and bring them to a party or cookie exchange! Everyone’s going to love them – I promise.

Yield: 16 bars

Pretzel Bars

Marshmallow Pretzel Bars with M&Ms (No Bake!)

Looking for a delicious holiday treat you can make in just a few minutes? Try these M&M marshmallow pretzel bars! No baking required.

Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes

Ingredients

  • 3 cups crushed pretzels
  • 2 T butter
  • 5 oz marshmallows
  • 3/4 cup mini m&ms, (divided)

Instructions

  1. Grease an 8x8 square baking pan and set aside.
  2. Add butter and marshmallows in a microwave safe bowl. Microwave for 2 minutes or until marshmallows are fluffy and double their size. Stir until butter is completely melted.
  3. Pour in crushed pretzels and 1/2 cup mini m&ms. Stir well to coat mixture. Spoon into prepared pan and press with greased fingers. Top with additional 1/4 cup m&ms.
  4. Let set and cut into bars.

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

16

Serving Size:

1 bar

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 146Total Fat: 4gSaturated Fat: 2gCholesterol: 5mgSodium: 216mgCarbohydrates: 25gSugar: 11gProtein: 2g

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Looking for a delicious holiday treat you can make in just a few minutes? Try these M&M marshmallow pretzel bars! No baking required.

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